TripAdvisor Effect: influenced by reviews
In the era of online communication, influence largest search engine in tourism, TripAdvisor, how we decide where we spend our holidays are chosen hotel and even restaurants where we eat is greater than we imagine, as shown by an analysis conducted recently.
Reviews, recommendations and ratings posted on TripAdvisor influenced online more than 352 million trips worldwide in a single year, shows an analysis by Oxford Economics, UK. Also influence search engine would translate into tourism travel expenses generated annually worth 49 billion worldwide. The effect would be seen and to support jobs in the tourism industry, 2.37 million annually. The study took into account international travel and domestic course of 2014, an example provided is London, one of the top destinations of the world where the reviews would have impact in a number of 8.7 million trips made by tourists in a year. TripAdvisor According to the spokesman, the American company would have two notable effects on the costs borne by tourists. On the one hand visitors use the recommendations offered by the site to find holiday options cheaper, on the other hand the confidence that come to bear in reviews increase the number of trips they make increase the time spent on vacations .
Equally important influence proves reviews for private businesses, which rely heavily on recommendations from clients, many owners benefiting from an increased flow of tourists after entering the database search engine. The owner of such pensions in the UK says that visitor reviews satisfied helped to increase business almost overnight, but that such a response from the tourists and that are evaluated in real time forces you to maintain a certain standard to improve services and be responsive to tourists suggestions.
Using an algorithm that took into account the number of visitors and assessments made by them in the last 12 months, TripAdvisor.com, the largest travel site in the world, conducted among the best museums in 2016.TripAdvisor.com, the largest travel site in the world has achieved among the best museums in the world, based on experiences accumulated all visitors who have left impressions in the last 12 months. The coveted title of best museum in the world left for the second consecutive year at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, writes dailymail.co.uk.
Place – Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York is one of the largest and most impressive art museums in the world. Its collections include more than 2 million works of art, covering 5,000 years of world culture, from prehistory to the present, from every corner of the planet. A visit to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York can reveal a small part of a multitude of cultures such as Egyptian, American or European.
Second place – School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Collection Art Institute of Chicago comprises over 260 000 works, Impressionist and post-Impressionist paintings, over 30 paintings by Claude Monet of works by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Cezanne and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec.
Third place – Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, Russia
Built on the banks of the Neva in St. Petersburg, the Hermitage Museum was founded in 1764 by Empress Catherine II, who wanted to show the greatness of Russia. Over time, the Winter Palace have lived more royalty, like Peter the Great, Empress Anna, Empress Elizabeth, Catherine II, or tsars Paul I, Alexander I and I. Nicoelae
Among the best museums in the world: 1. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA 2. School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois, USA 3. Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, Russia 4. Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France 5. National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico 6. National September 11 Museum, New York, USA 7. Prado Museum, Madrid, Spain 8. British Museum, London, UK 9. Acropolis Museum, Athens, Greece 10. Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden .
It should be noted that seven of the top 25 museums in Europe are located in the UK, making it the state house major museums in Europe, at least in 2016. Among the best museums in Europe: 1. Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, Russia 2. Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France 3. Prado Museum, Madrid 4. British Museum, London 5. Acropolis Museum, Athens 6. Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden 7. Victoria and Albert Museum, London 8. Louvre, Paris, France 9. National Museum in Amsterdam 10. Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam.
Entry in the top Brukenthal National Museum Travelers’ Choice doubled by selecting three of the top rated museums in Romania, which comes to reconfirm the success of the Sibiu public institution. These two awards are given to the Museum in less than a year after awarding “Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence”.
In selecting the top tourist destinations, cultural, Tripadvisor uses an algorithm that takes into account quality, quantity and timeliness of reviews and the popularity ranking in the index of the website. On tripadvisor.com, Brukenthal Museum received 140 reviews from passengers, 69 of them providing ‘excellent’ and 45 – “Very good.”
In comments posted on the website so visitors appreciate the Brukenthal National Museum: ‘Brukenthal is indisputably one of the best art museums in Romania.
I came here after Dürer Dürer exhibition and we were happy to visit European art collection. ‘- Writes US visitors on tripadvisor.com. Another visitors registered: ‘One of the best Romanian cultural experiences. The museum is on the list of facilities to be visited. ‘ – Considers Crina D.
TripAdvisor is the largest travel site in the world with over 340 million unique visitors per month, more than 225 million reviews covering 4.9 million tourist destinations, restaurants and accommodation.
An American, sued in Thailand after posting a negative comment on Tripadvisor
A US citizen is being prosecuted in Thailand for posting a negative comment on the Tripadvisor website about a resort that has filed a complaint, authorities said on Saturday.
Wesley Barnes, 37, of Arkansas, a resident of Thailand where he works as an English teacher, faces up to two years in prison if convicted. Despite the covid-19 epidemic, which has hit tourism hard, Thais and foreigners continue to frequent the resorts – almost empty – including Koh Chang Island, which straddles its beaches and turquoise waters. During a recent stay at the Sea View Resort on this island, Wesley Barnes was extremely disappointed and made her opinion known on Trip Advisor. In a comment, he accuses the staff of being “unfriendly” and acting “as if they don’t want anyone” in the complex. The management of the complex filed a complaint against him regarding this comment,
Wesley Barnes was arrested for a short time and then released on bail. Thai defamation law provides for up to two years in prison and a $ 6,300 fine.